Posts tagged "Eliseo Medina"

Obama can pardon turkeys but why not immigrants?

Obama can pardon turkeys but why not immigrants?
Many of us are planning a Thanksgiving menu, turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and all the trimmings. But some people are fasting this holiday. They are on a hunger strike on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to call attention to the need for immigration reform. “We will continue to fast because there are millions of... Read more »

Leaders call for immigration reform at NCLR conference

I’m at the National Conference of La Raza (NCLR) Conference this Sunday morning in Chicago. This is one of the leading Latino civil rights organizations in the United States. It’s like a Latino version of the NAACP and has been around since 1968. Each year they hold an annual four-day conference in a different city.... Read more »